Search for dissertations about: "top quark pair resonances"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words top quark pair resonances.

  1. 1. Calibration of the ATLAS calorimeters and discovery potential for massive top quark resonances at the LHC

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physics, Stockholm University

    Author : Elin Bergeås Kuutmann; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; particle physics; the ATLAS experiment; the Large Hadron Collider; calorimeter; calorimetry; hadronic calibration; top quark; top quark pair resonances; search for physics beyond the Standard Model; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics Elementary particle physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik Elementarpartikelfysik; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik; fysik; Physics;

    Abstract : ATLAS is a multi-purpose detector which has recently started to take data at the LHC at CERN. This thesis describes the tests and calibrations of the central calorimeters of ATLAS and outlines a search for heavy top quark pair resonances. READ MORE

  2. 2. Top quark phenomenology at hadron colliders

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physics, Stockholm University

    Author : Rikkert Frederix; [2009]
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    Abstract : It has been almost fifteen years ago that the top quark, the heaviest and most intriguing among the six known quarks, was observed at the Tevatron experiments at Fermilab. Some of its properties, such as the mass and the production cross sections are by now quite well known. READ MORE